Product Design Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Aston University 50% 0% 0% £9250 £20200 113 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 50% 0% 0% £11900 £26500 113 Loughborough On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 50% 0% 0% £7650 £18150 113 Dundee On campus Full-time
Brunel University 50% 0% 0% £8750 £18000 113 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Kingston University 50% 0% 0% £5291 £8470 113 Kingston upon Thames On campus Part-time
Glasgow School of Art 50% 0% 0% £7920 £19980 113 Glasgow On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 65% 0% 2% £9250 £26500 158 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 93% 0% 0% £9250 £25700 166 Loughborough On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 65% 0% 0% £9250 £26500 160 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 93% 0% 0% £9250 £25700 166 Loughborough On campus Full-time
University of Strathclyde 92% 1% 6% £9250 £22400 210 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Bournemouth University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £16500 107 Poole On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 59% 5% 5% £1035 £1805 107 London On campus Part-time
University of Huddersfield 59% 5% 5% £7900 £16000 107 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 66% 5% 0% £9250 £25700 128 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Brunel University 69% 3% 34% £9250 £19855 117 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
University of Sussex 55% 5% 10% £9250 £22500 117 Brighton On campus Full-time
De Montfort University 65% 0% 11% £9250 £14250 98 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 50% 0% 10% £9250 £18300 101 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 78% 5% 0% £9250 £20750 154 Loughborough On campus Full-time
University of Brighton 59% 0% 10% £9250 £13842 119 Brighton On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 27% 5% 30% £9250 £13200 86 Luton On campus Full-time
University of Brighton 59% 0% 10% £9250 £13842 119 Brighton On campus Full-time
Liverpool John Moores University 73% 0% 0% £9250 £16100 143 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aston University 40% 0% 0% £9250 £20200 134 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 80% 0% 5% £9250 £19500 179 Dundee On campus Full-time
Sheffield Hallam University 79% 1% 5% £9250 £14415 118 Sheffield On campus Full-time
University of East London 77% 5% 15% £9250 £13500 98 London On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 55% 0% 0% £9250 £26500 169 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 85% 2% 3% £9250 £20750 153 Loughborough On campus Full-time
University of Glasgow 71% 0% 0% £27750 £95800 183 Glasgow On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 65% 0% 0% £9250 £26500 148 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 71% 10% 5% £9250 £14000 98 London On campus Full-time
Queen's University of Belfast 75% 1% 15% £9250 £21400 147 Belfast On campus Full-time
Glasgow School of Art 95% 0% 4% £9250 £18960 162 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Ulster University 81% 0% 4% £9250 £15360 126 Coleraine On campus Full-time
Edinburgh Napier University 93% 0% 0% £9250 £16425 179 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Derby 50% 2% 20% £9250 £14045 105 Derby On campus Full-time
Sheffield Hallam University 79% 1% 5% £9250 £14415 118 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 84% 5% 0% £9250 £24650 154 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Leeds Beckett University 100% 3% 0% £9250 £10500 102 Leeds On campus Full-time
Ravensbourne University London 76% 7% 0% £9250 £16500 90 London On campus Full-time
Bournemouth University 54% 5% 10% £9250 £16500 127 Poole On campus Full-time
Cardiff Metropolitan University 95% 5% 10% £9000 £13000 99 Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of Lincoln 91% 0% 5% £9250 £15900 104 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Brunel University 69% 3% 34% £9250 £19855 121 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 81% 0% 5% £9250 £14000 128 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
University of Brighton 62% 0% 5% £9250 £13842 151 Brighton On campus Full-time
University of Derby 50% 2% 20% £9250 £14045 105 Derby On campus Full-time
Teesside University 78% 3% 5% £9250 £13000 108 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
De Montfort University 65% 0% 11% £9250 £14250 98 Leicester On campus Full-time
York St John University 41% 10% 10% £9250 £12750 102 York On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 81% 0% 5% £9250 £14000 128 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Teesside University 78% 3% 5% £9250 £13000 108 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Bournemouth University 59% 5% 8% £9250 £16500 107 Poole On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 91% 5% 5% £9250 £14000 150 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool - - - £11350 £25050 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
York St John University 50% 0% 0% - - 113 York On campus Full-time
University of Greenwich 50% 0% 0% - - 113 London On campus Part-time
University of Wales 50% 0% 0% - - 113 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University - - - £9250 £14500 90 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 89% 2% 0% - - 144 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 89% 2% 0% - - 144 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Wales 59% 5% 5% - - 107 Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of Hertfordshire 59% 5% 5% - - 107 Hatfield On campus Part-time
University for the Creative Arts 59% 5% 5% - - 107 Canterbury On campus Part-time
Coventry University 59% 5% 5% - - 107 Coventry On campus Part-time
Istituto Marangoni 59% 5% 5% - - 107 London On campus Full-time
New College Swindon 59% 5% 5% - - 107 Swindon On campus Full-time
Morley College 59% 5% 5% - - 107 London On campus Full-time
Bedford College 59% 5% 5% £5895 - 107 Bedford On campus Full-time
Bishop Burton College 59% 5% 5% £9250 - 107 Beverley On campus Full-time
Morley College 59% 5% 5% £6165 - 107 London On campus Full-time
Nottingham College 59% 5% 5% £8250 - 107 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Bedford College 59% 5% 5% £5895 - 107 Bedford On campus Full-time
Yeovil College - - 20% £7285 - - Yeovil On campus Full-time
Cardiff and Vale College - - 20% £7500 £13000 - Rumney On campus Full-time
Hull College 56% - 30% £7500 - - Hull On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 67% 1% 11% - - 146 Manchester On campus Full-time
University for the Creative Arts 66% 5% 5% - - 137 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 66% 5% 0% £9250 - 128 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 65% 0% 5% - - 115 Nottingham On campus Full-time
London South Bank University 82% 0% 10% £9250 - 94 London On campus Full-time
University for the Creative Arts 66% 5% 5% - - 137 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 67% 1% 11% - - 146 Manchester On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 66% - 0% £9250 £12500 113 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
University for the Creative Arts 66% 5% 5% - - 137 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University for the Creative Arts 66% 5% 5% - - 137 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 66% - 0% £9250 £12500 113 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
University of Strathclyde 94% - 5% £9250 £22400 191 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 66% - 0% £9250 £12500 113 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 40% 0% 5% - - 188 Leeds On campus Full-time
University for the Creative Arts 66% 5% 5% - - 137 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University for the Creative Arts 66% 5% 5% - - 137 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 100% 4% 7% - - 126 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 100% 4% 7% - - 126 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 89% 2% 0% - - 144 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 83% 5% 2% £9250 - 164 Loughborough On campus Full-time
University of Bolton 73% 0% 25% - - 54 Bolton On campus Part-time
Canterbury Christ Church University - - - £9250 £14500 90 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 81% 5% 11% £9250 - 98 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 81% 5% 11% £9250 - 98 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 81% 5% 11% £9250 - 98 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Falmouth University 68% 0% 5% - - 125 Falmouth On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 90% 4% 7% - - 114 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 90% 4% 7% - - 114 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Chester 69% 0% 0% £9250 - 123 Chester On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 56% 5% 0% - - 117 Northampton On campus Full-time
University of East London 53% - 16% £9250 £13500 87 London On campus Full-time
Wrexham Glyndwr University 88% 0% 10% £9000 - 122 Wrexham On campus Full-time
University of the Arts London 73% 0% 0% £9250 - 151 London On campus Full-time
University of the Arts London 58% - 5% £9250 - 130 London On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 67% 1% 11% - - 146 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of the Arts London 64% - 3% £9250 - 146 London On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 67% 1% 11% - - 146 Manchester On campus Full-time
Istituto Marangoni 69% - 18% £14100 £17900 154 London On campus Full-time
Istituto Marangoni 69% - 18% £14100 £17900 154 London On campus Full-time
Coventry University 74% 5% 5% - - 118 Coventry On campus Full-time
University of Hertfordshire 64% 2% 0% - - 95 Hatfield On campus Full-time
University of Chester 69% 0% 8% £9250 - 120 Chester On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 71% - 5% £9250 £14000 106 London On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 67% 1% 11% - - 173 Manchester On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 79% 5% 10% - - 108 Nottingham On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 59% - 0% £9250 £30400 169 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Northumbria University 77% 4% 0% - - 179 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Sheffield Hallam University 79% 1% 5% - - 118 Sheffield On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 76% - 5% £2310 £3625 107 London On campus Part-time
Wrexham Glyndwr University 88% 0% 10% £9000 - 122 Wrexham On campus Full-time
Bangor University 75% 0% 0% £9000 - 128 Bangor On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
78 /100
55699 students of Product Design in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Product Design

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20069 £19085 £22483
25-75 percentile range £18040 - £23109 £14127 - £23631 £16588 - £28471

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £19868 £19940 £23703
25-75 percentile range £17609 - £22606 £15062 - £24399 £17630 - £29513

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Product Design

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Product Design who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Product Design

  • Industrial and Domestic Product Manufacturers
  • Car Manufacturers
  • Point of sale Designers
  • Retailers

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Product Design who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Product Design (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Product Design at Anglia Ruskin University

30% Web and Multimedia Design Professionals
20% Sales occupations
20% Artistic, literary and media occupations
5% Administrative occupations
5% Skilled trades occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Elementary occupations
5% Design occupations

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Product Design

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Product Design studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Engineering (Honours) - MEng (Hons)
  • Master of Engineering - MEng
  • Master of Design - MDes
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - BEng (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Design (Honours) - BDes (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) / Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BA/BSc (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Science (Engineering) - MSc (Eng)
  • Master of Science (Postgraduate) - MSc (PG)
  • Master of Arts (Postgraduate) - MA (PG)
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Foundation Degree - FD
  • Bachelor of Engineering - BEng

The median salary of graduates of Product Design was £20069 15 months after graduation, £19085 3 years after graduation and £22483 5 years after graduation.

Product Design at Leeds Beckett University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 13 respondents.